FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 1, 2007

 

Rhode Island College Menís Soccer Score Report:

Bristol, RI

 TEAMS 

1

2

 

 

Final

Rhode Island College (0-1)

0

0

 

 

0
Cabrini College (1-0)
0
1
 
 
1

 

SECOND-HALF GOAL SINKS ANCHORMEN
IN SEASON DEBUT

Bristol, RIóCabrini College senior back Joe Blaney scored the game-winning goal with just under twenty minutes remaining in the game to lead the Cavaliersí menís soccer team to a 1-0 win over Rhode Island College this afternoon at the Roger Williams Turfer Classic. Cabrini improves to 1-0 with its season-opening win, while RIC falls to 0-1.

 

In the 73rd minute, Cabrini senior midfielder Barry Magagna deflected sophomore midfielder Evan Hanauerís corner kick and Blaney was able to knock the ball into the goal for the only score of the contest.

 

Rhode Island College senior goalkeeper Jadon Neves (Bristol, RI) mad six saves in a losing effort, while Cabrini sophomore netminder Bryan Johnson made five stops to earn the shutout victory.

 

The Anchormen outshot Cabrini, 17-12, in the game, but came up short. Senior midfielder Derek Rocha (Fall River, MA), junior forward Kyle Genereux (Harrisville, RI) and sophomore midfielder Jose Talavera (Providence, RI) led RIC with three shots apiece.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will face Utica tomorrow afternoon in the consolation game of the Turfer Classic

 

 

 Sophomore Midfielder Jose Talavera

 

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